What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name PICKARD, MARILYN Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $29,883.02 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLEY, ERIC C Employer name Town of Ellicott Amount $29,882.01 Date 04/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC DOUGALL, LISA M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $29,881.88 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUCKABONE, HOLLY L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,881.72 Date 11/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGORY, KIM A Employer name Cambridge CSD Amount $29,881.23 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, GLORIA Employer name Ulster County Amount $29,881.04 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATTON, FRANCES E Employer name Afton CSD Amount $29,880.84 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKLIN, DEBORAH S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $29,880.63 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, KATHLEEN P Employer name Town of Farmington Amount $29,880.59 Date 11/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, BETTY E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $29,880.24 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUTH, ROBIN R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $29,880.16 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARSING, MARY E Employer name Voorheesville CSD Amount $29,880.00 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERCE, NANCY S Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $29,879.83 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLURE, TYLER S Employer name Town of Hampton Amount $29,879.83 Date 12/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROBERT L Employer name Oneonta City School Dist Amount $29,879.76 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, MEGHAN M Employer name Otsego County Amount $29,879.59 Date 04/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERWIN, RENEE E Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $29,879.29 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, NINA E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $29,879.27 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENCH, FRANCIS H Employer name Chenango County Amount $29,879.15 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, JESUS T Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,879.03 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICE, LUCAS E Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $29,878.60 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KAITLIN T Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $29,878.08 Date 06/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILTS, DIANE M Employer name Sharon Springs CSD Amount $29,877.92 Date 09/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCKSTADER, WILLIAM Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $29,877.88 Date 12/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNECKE, THOMAS J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $29,877.78 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDSOR, KAREN L Employer name Monroe County Amount $29,877.68 Date 09/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARIEFF, ZAKIYA Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,877.06 Date 12/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, CHESTER J, JR Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $29,876.84 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNIER, LUZ A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $29,876.39 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BADI, JENNIFER C Employer name Albany County Amount $29,876.07 Date 04/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ANGELIS, PATRICIA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,876.00 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA SHOMB, AMY S Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,875.84 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KEE, DEBORAH R Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $29,875.50 Date 09/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JOSEPH Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $29,875.23 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSHMAN, BARBARA L Employer name Tioga County Amount $29,875.01 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENSLER, JENELL R Employer name Wayne County Amount $29,874.63 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASSISI, JUSTIN E Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $29,874.60 Date 04/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, TRACY A Employer name Town of Brunswick Amount $29,874.25 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC UMBER, DAVID C Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,873.93 Date 01/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGER, JAMES H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,873.92 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERG, GEORGETTE E Employer name Yorkshire Pioneer CSD Amount $29,873.16 Date 05/07/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEKUT, EWA Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $29,873.06 Date 08/12/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAL, DINASH Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $29,872.56 Date 10/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, MATTHEW C Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $29,872.13 Date 10/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, TRACY D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $29,871.91 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LA FLEUR, BRIAN G Employer name Schenectady County Amount $29,871.52 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METCALF, BONNIE J Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $29,870.75 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, HILDA L Employer name Schenectady City School Dist Amount $29,870.59 Date 09/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPINSKI, BETH A Employer name Genesee County Amount $29,870.40 Date 01/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENK, JENNA M Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $29,870.35 Date 03/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELY, ERIC J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $29,870.14 Date 09/30/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, THERESA M Employer name Oneida City School Dist Amount $29,869.97 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, ANDREA M Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,869.91 Date 08/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLAN, PAULA A Employer name Town of Williamson Amount $29,869.60 Date 11/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, MARJORIE A Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $29,869.20 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, PAUL R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $29,868.43 Date 11/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, LAURIE L Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $29,868.39 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFFER, RICHARD T Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $29,868.20 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, GERALD M Employer name BridgeWater-Leonard-W Winfld CSD Amount $29,868.03 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIGHTSEN, WENDY S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $29,867.69 Date 08/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREWER, DEBORAH Employer name Tri-Valley CSD at Grahamsville Amount $29,867.65 Date 11/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT-BROWN, FRANCES L Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $29,867.26 Date 12/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, CARMINE P Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $29,867.08 Date 05/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, CHERI M Employer name Schenectady County Amount $29,866.90 Date 07/17/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KENDRA L Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $29,866.45 Date 10/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILROY, ALISON M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,866.32 Date 02/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, RONALD Employer name Greenwood Lake UFSD Amount $29,866.26 Date 02/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, BRITTANY L Employer name Oneida County Amount $29,866.22 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KEVIN E Employer name Binghamton Housing Authority Amount $29,865.78 Date 09/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, CURWIN D Employer name Education Department Amount $29,865.52 Date 10/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, MARY D Employer name Orchard Park CSD Amount $29,865.24 Date 09/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOHN, SPENCER P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $29,865.17 Date 10/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, ARLENE P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $29,865.16 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEATHERWAX, JULIE E Employer name Education Department Amount $29,864.93 Date 10/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, MARIANNE L Employer name Bethlehem CSD Amount $29,864.63 Date 12/19/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILLUZIO, ATHENA M Employer name Village of Allegany Amount $29,864.50 Date 04/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISTRETTA, PHILLIP D Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $29,863.74 Date 02/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALM, CATHLEEN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $29,863.64 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOXTATER, TERESA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $29,863.48 Date 04/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEIGHT, BRENDA A Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $29,863.44 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREVES, CHARLES E Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $29,863.42 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUHN, BETH A Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $29,863.36 Date 09/02/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, PAMELA E Employer name Cornell University Amount $29,863.33 Date 10/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DEBRA Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $29,863.29 Date 09/18/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, DANIELLE M Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $29,863.16 Date 05/28/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGUEDOLCE, NICHOLAS A Employer name Rochester Housing Authority Amount $29,862.81 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, DANIEL M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $29,862.73 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, JOSHUA R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $29,862.04 Date 09/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, KATHLEEN L Employer name Boces Madison Oneida Amount $29,861.80 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENNAN, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $29,861.58 Date 08/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRIN, CATHY M Employer name Webster CSD Amount $29,861.48 Date 05/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANTT, WAYNE Employer name SUNY College Techn Cobleskill Amount $29,861.44 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYEGH, ISSA J Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $29,861.31 Date 09/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDLER, STACY L Employer name Oswego City School Dist Amount $29,861.15 Date 02/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALYSA, ISABELLE DIANNE Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $29,861.05 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUGLER, COLLEEN K Employer name Altmar-Parish-Williamstown CSD Amount $29,861.02 Date 06/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOUTIER, JEREMY T Employer name Herkimer County Amount $29,860.05 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CURTIS G Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $29,859.84 Date 06/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEBERT, PAMELA A Employer name Jefferson County Amount $29,859.46 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASER, JOHN D Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $29,859.27 Date 09/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System